When I start up in Safe Mode I get through to desktop, but any normal attempt gives me a blank screen immediately after displaying the Windows XP logo. I have restored the system from the disc supplied and tried going through all sorts of system restore to no avail. I tried the debugging option in Safe Mode, and still a blank screen. When I try Safe Mode With Command Prompt I don't know what command I am supposed to give to the display of programs, and can't find any suggestions in Help. My troubles all seemed to start after a clean up with Ashampoo.
Thanks Both,but no luck yet. VoG, your suggestion just leads into a System Restore, which I've always been able to get in Safe Mode.The trouble is that I cannot restore to any earlier than the date when I reset the whole system with the system recovery disc. This of course cleaned out the whole system including the Ashampoo back up.
As I could get no further help on this matter I took the manufacturers discs and restored the PC back to factory settings. It is now working so much better that I wish I had done this at the start and not bothered with software houses that can clean up your system. O.K. I've had to re-instal a few programs, but that's no hardship.
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